Welcome to Area 7

Serving Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin

Festival 2022

2022 Festival
Duluth, MN, June 9-12

Happenings

National Seminar

National SeminarJuly 13-17, 2021Glendale-Phoenix, Arizonahttp://seminar.handbellmusicians.org/   At National Seminar, you will have the chance to participate in educational and engaging classes; enjoy performances by some of our best choirs, ensembles, and...

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National Virtual Winter Workshop

National Virtual Winter Workshop February 26-27, 2021https://handbellmusicians.org/virtual-winter-workshop/ This is an opportunity to work with a wide range of expert instructors on an assortment of handbell related topics. During this stressful time of the pandemic,...

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Opportunities to Serve on the Area Board of Directors

We are looking for a couple new volunteers to serve as Sub-Area Chairs, serving on the Area 7 Board of Directors. The two open positions are: North Dakota and Northern Wisconsin. This is a 2-year volunteer commitment and your primary responsibility is to stay in touch...

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Upcoming Area Events

Because of the lingering pandemic, massed ringing events in Area 7 continue to be on hold for everyone’s safety. However, it is the Area’s goal to host at least one 30- to 60-minute virtual workshop each quarter. These workshops will be free to HMA members and their...

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Connect with Fellow Ringers via Social Media

Do you have a handbell/handchime idea that you can’t wait to share? Are you looking for inspiration for an upcoming performance? Have you wondered how people meet other handbell enthusiasts across the globe? Your audience is as close as the nearest computer. In...

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Sub Area Definition

Who is my Sub-Area Chair and why should I know this? Handbell Musicians of America is divided into 12 geographical areas. Area 7 includes the states of Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. Manitoba, Canada is also included in Area 7. Due to the number...

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Finding Others

How can I find other choirs around me?  This exists and you have access to it as a benefit of being a Handbell Musician of America member. Log-in to the National website and select the Members Only section from the upper right corner. In the left-hand navigation, under...

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